| Oct 19, 2014
| 3:02 PM
DETROIT -- Calvin Johnson could only watch from the sidelines but the Detroit Lions still got big plays from their receivers in crucial situations.
Golden Tate turned a short pass into a 73-yard score and Corey Fuller caught the game-winner for his...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Others fawn over Peyton Manning or Tom Brady. They're all-time greats, but give me Drew Brees.
For as long as a can I remember Brees wearing black and gold, I have drafted, tried to draft, bribed or threatened bodily harm to get the Saints quarterback...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:31 PM
There is no such thing as a moral victory in the NFL, especially not after all three phases collaborated so thoroughly to waste a 14-point lead in Sunday's loss at Carolina.
But if you are searching for something that could bode well for the remainder...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 1:16 PM
NEW ORLEANS -- Fired up by a personal foul call, quarterback Drew Brees threw an 18-yard scoring pass to Marques Colston in the fourth quarter to wake up a stagnant offense and carry the New Orleans Saints to a 20-9 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 5:00 PM
ATLANTA -- Matt Bryant kicked a 51-yarder field goal on the final play of regulation, then booted a 52-yarder in overtime to give the Atlanta Falcons a 37-34 victory over the New Orleans Saints.
In another thriller between the NFC South rivals Sunday,...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:09 PM
2013: 10-6, first.
Last in playoffs: 2013.
They're going all the way: QB Nick Foles is coming off an unbelievable season, with 27 touchdown passes and just two interceptions. LeSean McCoy is the defending rushing champion and the...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 1:00 PM
With Drew Brees leading the way, it looks like the New Orleans Saints will win the NFC South this season, edging second-place Carolina.
1. NEW ORLEANS
2013 | 11-5, 2nd in South
Last year in playoffs | 2013
Going all the way: The schedule sets up...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 5:13 AM
The NFC features some of the NFL's best defenses, which includes the Seattle Seahawks, the reigning Super Bowl champions.
This conference also features a couple of teams - Philadelphia, Chicago, Carolina, Arizona - that appear to be on the rise, and a...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Cap Poklemba's kicking career began almost by accident.
During his senior year at McDonogh in the fall of 1998, Poklemba was playing on the soccer team when football coach Dom D'Amico asked if he could kick a football. Poklemba walked out to the...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 5:49 PM
In predicted order of finish by division:
2013 | 13-3, 1st in West
Last year in playoffs | 2013
Going all the way: The last franchise to win back-to-back Super Bowl titles was New England in 2003 and ’04, so the Seahawks...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 5:20 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Anquan Boldin's sensational San Francisco debut helped keep the 49ers on quite a roll against Green Bay.
And Vernon Davis did his part in a prolific passing game led by Colin Kaepernick in a 34-28 victory over the Packers on Sunday....